Dianne Grieser Memorial Scholarship Scholarship

The Lincoln Public Schools Association of Office Professionals is offering the Dianne Grieser Memorial Scholarship Award to any LPS high school senior or graduate interested in furthering their education in the business field. For more information, click on the links below.

Deadline: March 10, 2017

Distinguished Young Women Scholarship Program

Distinguished Young Women is a national scholarship program that inspires high school girls to develop their full, individual potential through a fun, transformative experience that culminates in a celebratory showcase of their accomplishments. Distinguished Young Women strives to give every young woman the opportunity to further her education and prepare for a successful future.

For more information and to apply, please visit http://distinguishedyw.org/scholarships/. The deadline to apply for students in Southeast Nebraska schools is January 22, 2017.

Questions may be directed to the organization’s Nebraska State Chairman:

  • Stacey Fletcher
    • 402-669-4567 (cell)
    • nebraska@distinguishedyw.org

State Farm Good Neighbor Scholarship


The State Farm Good Neighbor Scholarship doesn’t require a high GPA, but rather focuses on students who are leaders and volunteers in their communities and demonstrate financial need.

Applicants must meet the following criteria:

  • Be a 2017 graduating high school senior.
  • High school seniors must have a cumulative GPA between a 2.5 and 3.2 on a 4.0 scale.
  • Plan to enroll full-time for the 2017-18 academic year at an accredited 2- or 4-year college, university or vocational-technical school.
  • Must be a U.S. citizen


The deadline is March 1, 2017 or the first 700 submitted applications.

Eligible seniors are encouraged to apply for the State Farm Good Neighbor Scholarship program!